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Charity Gaming

article Charitable gambling losses estimated at $4 million (7/10/2020)
(North Dakota) -- About 300 charitable organizations in North Dakota have already lost an estimated $4 million, and that number could increase in coming months because...
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Hard Rock

article Hard Rock chairman sees some bright spots in online gaming, says restaurants are still struggling (7/10/2020)
(USA) -- Hard Rock International Chairman Jim Allen told CNBC on Friday that the economic toll of the coronavirus pandemic has been acutely felt in the company’s...
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Iowa Gaming

article State casinos see 20% drop in yearly revenue after pandemic shut downs (7/10/2020)
(Iowa) -- The administrator of the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission says revenues for the fiscal year that ended in June are down about 20% after the shutdowns forced...
article Coronavirus pandemic saps Iowa casino revenue by about 20% (7/9/2020)
(Iowa) -- Iowa’s state-licensed casinos are (kind of) back to wheeling and dealing after the coronavirus pandemic knocked them offline for 11 weeks and caused...
article Coronavirus pandemic saps Iowa casino revenue by about 20 percent (7/8/2020)
(Iowa) -- Iowa’s state-licensed casinos are (kind of) back to wheeling and dealing after the coronavirus pandemic knocked them offline for 11 weeks and caused...
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Canada Gaming

article SaskGaming loses more than $5M in two weeks following casino closures (7/9/2020)
(Saskatchewan) -- SaskGaming estimates it lost more than $5 million in 15-days after temporarily closing Casino Regina and Casino Moose Jaw. According to SaskGaming...
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Atlantic City Gaming

article Is New Jersey Online Gambling The Lifeline For Atlantic City And Its Future? (7/7/2020)
(Atlantic City) -- ) -- Time to step into the time machine. The day is May 26, 1978, and gamblers are lined up on the Boardwalk waiting to step inside Resorts Atlantic...
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Eastern Band of Cherokee

article Council agrees to delay FY21 Budget Hearings (7/7/2020)
(North Carolina) -- The shutdown of Harrah’s Cherokee Casinos in the spring due to the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) has put the Eastern Band of Cherokee...
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Ohio Gaming

article Ohio’s reopened casinos, racinos begin raking in money again, but now nearly $500 million behind 2019 (7/7/2020)
(Ohio) -- Ohio’s casino and racino industry got off to a solid start in its return to business in mid-June, but three months of closings tied to the coronavirus...
article Ohio's schools face massive cuts. One local lawmaker says the lottery could help raise money. (6/16/2020)
(Ohio) -- The novel coronavirus already upended K-12 education in Ohio. Now, it threatens to upend schools' budgets. Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine cut $300 million from...
article Lawmaker thinks Ohio could raise more education funding through state lottery (6/15/2020)
(Ohio) -- A key state lawmaker thinks the Ohio Lottery could do more to raise money for Ohio schools to help off-set funding cuts due to the coronavirus crisis.
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Maryland Gaming

article Casino revenue across Maryland dropped by more than 25% after coronavirus shut down gambling (7/6/2020)
(Maryland) -- Casino revenue across the state declined by more than 27% over the previous fiscal year as coronavirus pummeled the region and forced gambling...
article Maryland casino report shows extent of Covid-19's toll on industry (7/6/2020)
(Maryland) -- Revenue for Maryland's casino industry fell by more than a quarter last fiscal year as the novel coronavirus swept through the state, shuttering...
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Macau Gaming

article Macao gaming revenue hits record low in June (7/2/2020)
(Macau) -- Macao endured its lowest monthly gaming revenue and worst percentage decline from the previous year in its history in June as effects of the coronavirus...
article Macao casino’s GGR for June drops by 97% (7/1/2020)
(Macau) -- Macao casino’s Gross Gaming Revenue (GGR) for June dropped 97% year-on-year, according to a release by the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau....
article Macau Gaming Preview: June Revenue to Show Another Deep Plunge (6/29/2020)
(Macau) -- Macau casinos’ June gaming revenue is expected to plunge by more than 90% for the third straight month, as China’s border curbs imposed during the...
article Macau economy to drop 69.8% and reach pre-crisis levels only in late 2021 – Economist (6/24/2020)
(Macau) -- The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) forecasts a 69.8 per cent contraction of Macao’s economy in 2020, which should only recover to pre-crisis levels...
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Nevada Gaming

article Nevada casinos report $5.8 million in May winnings; it $981.7 million a year ago (7/2/2020)
(Nevada) -- To no one”s surprise with all of Nevada’s casinos closed for the month of May, gambling win totals came out to just $5.8 million. That amounts to...
press release Nevada casino, tourism, airport data reflect May closures (6/30/2020)
(Nevada) -- Casinos that were closed through May due to the coronavirus pandemic yielded nearly no tax revenue for Nevada, state regulators reported Tuesday. one of a...
article Nevada casinos were devastated two months in a row: May revenue down 99.4% year-over-year (6/30/2020)
(Nevada) -- For two months in a row, the COVID-19 shutdown devastated Nevada casino revenues. Nevada Gaming Control Board data released Tuesday revealed some gambling...
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Sports Leagues

article Tigers become first MLB team to partner with sportsbook (7/2/2020)
(Detroit) -- Here’s a headline that would have seemed unthinkable not long ago: The Detroit Tigers are joining forces with a sportsbook. The Tigers announced...
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Illinois Gaming

article Illinois casinos angling to clean up now that coronavirus closing is over (7/1/2020)
(Illinois) -- Imagine Sammy Davis Jr., Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra sitting down for a hand of blackjack, with their trademark banter muffled by surgical masks —...
article Video Gambling Revenue Down $105 million (7/1/2020)
(Illinois) -- Because there hasn’t been video gambling since mid-March due to COVID-19 restrictions, state and local tax coffers are out more than $105 million...
article Watch now: COVID-19 has made gaming revenues vanish (6/21/2020)
(Illinois) -- When COVID-19 pulled the plug on Illinois gambling, it took away a reliable source of money for municipalities. Consider this: Normal’s 2019 share of...
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Sports Betting

article Why States Are Betting On Sports Gambling To Cover Budget Deficits (7/1/2020)
(USA) -- Higher state budget deficits could serve as a potential catalyst for faster regulatory approval of sports betting, and its cousin, mobile casino gambling. State...
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Canada Online

article Amid layoffs, Atlantic lottery head says $100M in business lost to offshore gambling sites (6/27/2020)
(Canada) -- The president and CEO of the Atlantic Lottery Corporation says it's struggling to compete with unregulated, offshore digital gambling, and is hopes a...
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Connecticut Gaming

article Connecticut’s casinos struggle for a comeback, pinning hopes on pent-up demand for gambling (6/24/2020)
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods Resort casinos pulled in more than $1 million in slot revenue in the final two days of May, a fraction of what they...
article Casinos started fast, gaming revenues show (6/22/2020)
(Connecticut) -- In the first two weeks after its June 1 reopening, Mohegan Sun did more business at its slot machines and table games than it did in the same 14-day...
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West Virginia Gaming

article Coronanvirus continues to drive lottery revenues down in May (6/24/2020)
(West Virginia) -- With a month remaining in the fiscal year, lottery revenues for May continued a slump due to the coronavirus outbreak. According to monthly data...
article Video gambling machines performing at record pace after restart (6/24/2020)
(West Virginia) -- Betting on video lottery machines at locations across West Virginia has tripled its daily average after the machines were turned back on less than a...
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Wisconsin Gaming

article Wisconsin tribal casinos expect big losses due to coronavirus pandemic (6/24/2020)
(Wisconsin) -- Tribal casinos, including those in Wisconsin, are projected to be hit hard with revenue losses this year as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, national...
article Wisconsin tribes reliant on casinos hit hard by pandemic (6/22/2020)
(Wisconsin) -- Native American tribes in Wisconsin that rely mostly on casino revenue to support their communities are struggling to provide government services after...
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Mississippi Gaming

article Mississippi makes $87,697 from betting as casinos reopen (6/22/2020)
(Mississippi) -- The Mississippi Gaming Commission has reported sports betting revenue of $87,697 after the state’s casinos began to reopen from May 21 following...
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Pennsylvania Gaming

article Pa. Senate shaping plan to permit bars, other liquor licensees to host slots-style video gaming terminals (6/22/2020)
(Pennsylvania) -- Another proposal that could bring casino-style gambling to small-town Pennsylvania was given a test flight in the majority Senate Republican caucus...
article Video gambling pushed as possible lifeboat for bars (6/22/2020)
(Pennsylvania) -- As restaurants and bars continue to suffer devastating losses from COVID-19 shutdowns across the state, a movement to bring in “video gaming...
article Pennsylvania online gambling does heavy lifting for shuttered casinos (6/16/2020)
(Pennsylvania) -- Pennsylvania’s online gambling revenue continues to take some of the sting out of the state’s shuttered land-based casino market. Figures...
article Online Gambling Revenue Blooms During Final Month Of Pennsylvania Casino Shutdown (6/16/2020)
(Pennsylvania) -- A confluence of factors made May an exceptional month for online casinos in Pennsylvania, one in which operators won a record $55.8 million. The state...
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South Dakota Gaming

article Deadwood Gamblers Wager $88 Million In May After April Shutdown (6/22/2020)
(South Dakota) -- Gamblers at casinos in Deadwood wagered more than $88 million last month. The new numbers come from the state Revenue Department. That was a rebound...
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Arizona Gaming

article Arizona Department of Gaming reports quarterly tribal gaming decline (6/21/2020)
(Arizona) -- The Arizona Department of Gaming on Monday reported a decline in tribal gaming contributions for the fourth quarter of the 2020 fiscal year. The 5.2%...
article $25.5M in tribal gaming contributions to state in 4th quarter of fiscal year (6/16/2020)
(Arizona) -- The Arizona Department of Gaming announced today $25.5 million in tribal gaming contributions were made to the Arizona Benefits Fund for the state’s...
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First Nations Gaming

article BUTT OUT: Chiefs slam Premier over plan to ban smoking in First Nations casinos (6/21/2020)
(Manitoba) -- First Nations organizations do not agree with Premier Brian Pallister’s announcement earlier this month on smoking being stomped out once gambling...
article First Nation chiefs upset over Manitoba Premier's plan to ban smoking in gaming centres (6/15/2020)
(Manitoba) -- Premier Brian Pallister wants all Manitoba gamblers to butt out, but he could have a battle on his hands. "We are not going to be proceeding to reopen...
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British Columbia Gaming

article View Royal loses big with continued closure of casino (6/19/2020)
(British Columbia) -- When the capital region’s only casino closed in March due to the pandemic, the Town of View Royal lost a major source of revenue. Continued...
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Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation

article MHA Nation will fight the state over $100s of millions in mineral royalties (6/19/2020)
(North Dakota) -- There’s land under the water of the Missouri, rich with oil. Who owns that land and its mineral rights has been the center of debate for years....
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Seneca Nation

article Gambini: Senecas & COVID-19 on WBEN (6/19/2020)
(New York) -- The Seneca Nation of Indians has weathered the pandemic, but faces an uncertain economic future because of its impact on the tribe’s casino and...
article COVID-19: Senecas face economic uncertainty (6/18/2020)
(New York) -- As reopenings across the country begin, the impacts of COVID-19 continue to threaten the economies of Native American governments, including the Seneca...
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Arkansas Gaming

article Casinos return to business May and figures reflect the shorter month and capacity limits (6/17/2020)
(Arkansas) -- Arkansas casinos reopened May 18, at a third of capacity and without all gambling options available, and the monthly revenue figures reflect those...
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Indian Gaming

article New Study Forecasts Economic Effects of Pandemic for U.S. Tribes (6/17/2020)
(Minnesota) -- KlasRobinson Q.E.D. released a new study today of the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on U.S. tribes with economic forecasts by industry sector...
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American Gaming Association

article AGA cites further tribal gaming growth in latest annual survey (6/15/2020)
(Washington D.C.) -- In its 2020 State of the States annual survey of the US commercial casino sector, the American Gaming Association (AGA) has again dedicated a full...
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COVID-19

article RADIO: COVID-19 has closed tribal casinos and cut off other vital revenue sources (6/15/2020)
(Montana) -- Some Native American tribes have seen high infection rates from COVID-19. And the COVID-19 pandemic has also stalled one of the primary economic engines for...
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Other News

article U.S. 2019 commercial GGR beat Macau, Philippines combined (6/15/2020)
(Worldwide) -- The latest comprehensive data for the non-tribal casino gaming market in the United States indicates it was again bigger in annual revenue terms than the...
article Fitch Ratings: US Gaming Industry Coronavirus Recovery Will Be Three-Year Process (6/12/2020)
(Wall Street) -- The gaming industry in the United States will take several years to fully recover and rebound to pre-coronavirus levels. That’s according to Fitch...
article How COVID-19 affected Norwegian Gambling Market (5/17/2020)
(Norway) -- Long before the worldwide pandemic of COVID-19 Norwegians had a passion for online gambling. They have enjoyed both online casinos and sports betting. The...
article Portugal iGaming Dashboard - Q1 2020 (5/7/2020)
(Portugal) -- Portugal’s regulated operators generated their highest ever quarterly revenue total of €69.8m in the first three months of 2020, 47% up year-on-...
article Stadtcasino Baden generates CHF7.6m from igaming in 2019 (5/7/2020)
(Switzerland) -- Switzerland’s Stadtcasino Baden Group, operator of Grand Casino Baden and co-owner of Casino Davos, has revealed that it generated revenue of CHF7...
article BLOG: Portugal Internet Gaming Revenue Up In First Quarter (5/4/2020)
(Portugal) -- Internet gambling in Portugal with both casino and sports betting platforms combined have had an increase in revenue for their first quarter, seeing a...
article Racing's handle dips just 26% with five tracks running in April (5/1/2020)
(USA) -- Much has been written about handle increases at the five tracks open in April 2020, but what is rather remarkable is that they alone managed to equal 74% of all...
article FanDuel Weathering Sports Shutdown Thanks To Horse Racing, Online Casino (4/17/2020)
(USA) -- FanDuel parent company Flutter reported a mere 8% year-on-year drop in US revenues for the four weeks after sports shut down March 15. The company said sports...
article NagaCorp casino profit up one-third in 2019 on VIP, mass gains (2/10/2020)
(Cambodia) -- Cambodian casino operator NagaCorp saw its 2019 profits jump by one-third but warned that the coronavirus could negatively impact its 2020 performance....
article Donaco sees revenue, EBITDA plummet in 4Q19 (2/1/2020)
(Vietnam) -- Southeast Asian casino operator Donaco International Ltd saw its revenue and EBITDA decline significantly in the three months to 31 December 2019, hindered...
article Gambling Revenues Are No Jackpot For New Jersey Or Pennsylvania (1/13/2020)
(New Jersey) -- It’s no secret that the perpetual quest by states and localities for additional revenue has led to an expansion of legalized gambling. Once the...
article Despite Challenges, Total Woodbine Wagering Surpasses $500 Million For Third Consecutive Year (12/18/2019)
(Ontario) -- Woodbine Entertainment has announced that the 2019 Thoroughbred meet produced an all-sources handle of $516,189,880.80 which is the second largest handle in...
article EU igaming revenue to reach €29.3bn by 2022 (12/12/2019)
(Europe) -- Online gaming revenue generated by operators across the European Union (EU) in 2018 amounted to €22.2bn (£18.7bn/$24.6bn), with the market...
article Lithuanian lottery turnover climbs 10.1% in first nine months (12/3/2019)
(Lithuania) -- The Lithuania Gambling Supervisory Authority has revealed that turnover from regulated lottery gaming in the country during the nine months to 30...
article Spain online gaming revenue up 5% for Q3 (12/2/2019)
(Spain) -- Spain's gross gaming revenue (GGR) was €191.7m ($211.5m) for Q3 2019, a rise of 5% year-on-year, and an increase of 7% from Q2. Of the country’...
article UK Online Gambling Sector Contracts for the First Time in Its History (11/29/2019)
(UK) -- The UK online gambling sector shrank by 0.6 percent in the year ending March 31, 2009, its first ever recorded decline, according to new figures released by the...
article Aristocrat profit up 28pct as revenue continues to increase (11/20/2019)
(Australia) -- Australia-based slot machine maker Aristocrat Leisure Ltd on Tuesday reported net profit after tax and amortisation for the fiscal year ending September...
article France’s online gambling operators enjoy punters’ poor choices (11/15/2019)
(France) -- France’s online sports betting operators positively pummeled punters in the third quarter of 2019, while online poker got a double-digit boost from...
article Poker and racing recoveries contribute to French Q3 growth (11/15/2019)
(France) -- The latest figures from French gambling regulator L’Autorité de régulation des jeux en ligne (ARJEL) have shown the growth of horse race betting and...
article Italian government seeks to shrink online gaming market (11/14/2019)
(Italy) -- Italy’s Five Star Movement-Democratic Party coalition government has set out plans to reduce the number of online gaming licences available in the...

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